Over the course of his career, Dave Birckhead has been on the front lines of the digital revolution. He’s worked with major companies, like Capital One and Allianz, and startups in the early, early days of the Web. From trailblazing e-commerce and data analytics to work with early inbound marketing and personalization, Dave has consistently been on the leading-edge of digital practices.
Today, Dave serves as the Global Head of Marketing Technology at Spotify, where he enjoys working with some of the best and brightest in the marketing, growth and technology fields. Prior to Spotify, Dave was an executive at Infinitive, a digital media and marketing consultancy, where he partnered with numerous Fortune 500 companies. Dave also helped start an award-winning digital technology consulting firm where his role was Partner and Chief Operating Officer. He serves as an advisor to startups and volunteers his time with global and local nonprofit organizations.
Dave holds a Masters of Science in Management Information Systems and a Bachelors of Science degree with concentrations in Marketing and Finance from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia.